Major Sci News Blog

Books, journal articles, web pages, and news reports that can help to clarify the history and promise of the Electric Universe hypothesis.

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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun May 21, 2017 8:34 pm


West Virginia seeks future—without coal

Future of farming? Driverless tractors and drones attempt to grow crops without humans

New method can selectively remove micropollutants from water

Terahertz spectroscopy—the new tool to detect art fraud

The Pacific Ocean Is One Step Closer to Being Almost Totally Debris-Free in five years

China extract 'combustible ice' from the seafloor of the South China Sea

3-D-printed, soft, four legged robot can walk on sand and stone

Self-ventilating workout suit keeps athletes etc cool and dry

How a Helicopter Drone Could Fly on Mars

Plasma jet engines that could take you from the ground to space

Mining the moon for rocket fuel to get us to Mars


Hydrogen Bonds Have Been Directly Detected For The First Time

Algorithm Summarizes Lengthy Text Surprisingly Well

Never-before-seen lava waves on Jupiter's volcanic moon Io

Mysterious flashes of light reflecting off Earth

Comets helped build Earth's atmosphere

Magnetic field detected between magellanic clouds

Astronomers Observe Rare Blank Sun, Warn of Solar Minimum

Newest Cosmic Radio Burst Has Stumped Scientists

Comet 67P Found to Be Producing Its Own Oxygen in Deep Space

Finding Alien Megastructures Around Nearby Pulsars

Mars May Have Been Born in the Asteroid Belt

Two Independent Teams Find Hints of Dark Matter in Space Station Data

Forget Mars—let’s go colonize Titan!

Peering into the heart of planet formation

Movie shows Ceres at opposition from sun

FADO—a ground-breaking tool to reconstruct the history of galaxies

Brown dwarf launches a parsec-scale jet

NASA mission uncovers a dance of electrons in space

ALMA eyes icy ring around young planetary system

Titan's landscape resembles that of Mars, not Earth

40,000-year-old bracelet made by extinct human species found

Ancient-genome study finds Bronze Age ‘Beaker culture’ invaded Britain

Rhinocolura, The City Of Noseless Criminals

Saving Pakistan’s lost city of Mohenjo Daro
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun May 28, 2017 7:40 pm


Google’s New AI Is Better at Creating AI Than the Company’s Engineers

Scientists construct a stable one-dimensional metallic material

A flag into a loudspeaker

Watch this AI drone teach itself how to fly through trial and error

Technology allows shoppers to pay with their faces

Wi-Fi: Photographing people through walls

Augmented reality headsets

Cryptocurrencies could end with a bust, but blockchain technology is here to stay

Chinese online retailer developing one-ton delivery drones

Fighting forgery with paper fingerprints

ALMA provides first complete image of Fomalhaut's debris disk

Martian Sky 'Went Metal' After Meteor Strikes

Thunderbolts Space News: Electric meteors becoming accepted science

Researchers discover extra layer of tectonic plates within Earth's mantle

Volcanic ash from ancient Far East Russia eruption found in Norway - over 3,000 miles away

Events are predicted by the human brain seconds before they happen

Five asteroids will cruise by Earth in the next year, and one is coming very close

Asteroids which could wipe out an entire continent are hidden by the Taurid meteor shower

A giant star named N6946-BH1, which American astronomers have observed for several years, has suddenly disappeared

NASA's Jupiter mission reveals 'brand-new and unexpected' discoveries

17-Year cicadas emerging 4 years early [due to sunspot minimum?]

How hard did it rain on Mars?

Humans Accidentally Made a Space Cocoon For Ourselves Out of Radio Waves

Stars can start shining at a smaller mass than we thought

‘Saddle-shaped’ universe could undermine general relativity

Weird energy beam seems to travel five times the speed of light [probably due to overestimating galactic distances]

Scientists solve mystery of how most antimatter in the Milky Way forms

Tidal tails detected around a distant globular cluster

New planetary object called a "synestia," a huge, spinning, donut-shaped mass of hot, vaporized rock [probably Charles Chandler's Natural Tokamaks, plasma rings]

Binary star composed of two brown dwarfs discovered by microlensing

Largest-ever simulations help uncover the history of the galaxy

Confused by spin, Mars probe failed to brake

Discovered: Fast-growing galaxies from early universe

'Tiny clocks' crystallize understanding of meteorite crashes

Ordovician Mass Extinction May Have Been Triggered by Volcanic Eruptions

Life in the Precambrian may have been much livelier than previously thought

Tool sharpens focus on Stone Age networking in the Middle East

The Everlasting Shoe: What Does This 5,500-Year-old Shoe Found in a Cave Tell Us About Ancient Armenians?

Sacred burial site uncovered in Shrewsbury is over 4,000 years old

Did Dutch hordes kill off the early Britons who started Stonehenge?
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jun 04, 2017 8:23 pm


Europe's first 'eTree' puts down roots in central France

Air Force cadet creates bulletproof breakthrough

World’s Largest Helium Aircraft Completes Successful Test Flight

A New Power Plant Burns Fossil Fuels Without Any Carbon Emissions

Forget wind turbines: Giant kites flying 300 metres in the air will power more than 5,000 British homes

Harnessing the energy generated when freshwater meets saltwater

RoboCop Will Start Patrolling In Dubai

You Could Be Storing Data in Your DNA in the Next 10 Years

Dutch testing tube unveiled for Hyperloop transport system

Toyota making 'flying car,' luxury boat


Terrain near the south pole of Mars

Quantum tractor beam could tug atoms, molecules

How Far Away is Fusion? Unlocking the Power of the Sun

Researchers develop magnetic switch to turn on and off a strange quantum property

French school is using facial recognition to find out when students aren’t paying attention [for electroshock treatment or Ritalin?]

New impact flash seen on Jupiter

Methane leaks may lead to cooling instead of warming

NASA to release artificial clouds in the sky above Maryland coast

Asteroid strike may have 'tipped axis' of Saturn's moon Enceladus

Mini black hole created in laboratory by world's most powerful X-ray laser

Meteor may have caused unexplained boom that shook Athens

Hundreds of giant ocean bed craters produced by explosive methane seeps

Neuroscientists rewire brain of one species to another

LIGO detects gravitational waves a third time

Construction begins on world’s largest telescope in Chilean desert

‘Halos’ discovered on Mars widen time frame for potential life

‘Extraordinarily Bright’ Mystery Object Spotted in Galaxy Cygnus A

NASA team takes on a new optical challenge—the Lyman Alpha Limit

Giant ringed planet likely cause of mysterious stellar eclipses

Could cold spot in the sky be a bruise from a collision with a parallel universe?

NASA to launch first-ever neutron-star mission

Rover findings indicate stratified lake on ancient Mars

Citizen scientists uncover a cold new world near sun [brown dwarf]

Busting myths of human origin

Genomics tracks migration from lost empires to modern cities

Noah’s Ark discovered? Researchers ‘99.9 per cent certain’ of astonishing Biblical find

Scientists decide to bury 5,000-year-old lost city in Pakistan

Could Ancient Greek Myths Hint at Contact With South America?

Groundbreaking discovery of early civilization in ancient Peru

Archaeologists Uncover Evidence of Luxurious Lifestyle 5,000 Years Ago in Turkey

New Ancient Henge Found in England, This Time with Corpses
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:40 pm


Coal as 'Clean' as Natural Gas?

Bacteria may supercharge the future of wastewater treatment

Dutch households will use computers waste heat to heat their showers for free

All Dutch trains now run on 100% wind power

Nanoparticles That Can Communicate With Each Other

Low cost, scalable water splitting fuels the future hydrogen economy

Plasmonics could bring desalination tech

US Air Force announces SpaceX to launch mysterious X-37B 'spaceplane'

Pilotless commercial jetliners coming soon

Turn car plastics into foam with coconut oil [a waste of nutritious oil]

Czech 'GyroDrive' beats flying cars for hybrid licence

Autonomous cars (no human backup) may hit the road next year

Inflatable space habitat

Are Aliens Communicating with Neutrino Beams? [Dumb aliens, you can't communicate with inanimate objects.]


Milky Way Galaxy Resides in Enormous Cosmic Void [in an fantasy expanding universe]

New Comet: C/2017 K4 (ATLAS)

Earth is impacted by meteors often

Mysterious deep hole on Mars

Two new moons discovered around Jupiter, bring total to 69

Threat of asteroid collision on Earth higher than previously thought

Mathematically-based model for a viable time machine

100 million-year-old amber holds tiny feathered chick [in 4,000 year old strata?]

Concept could sustainably meet human resource needs of 'full Earth'

Strange Blackbody Force That Can Both Pull and Push Objects

Huge impact could have smashed early Earth into a doughnut shape

Our galaxy produces 9 trillion kilograms of antimatter a second—how?

Mars Gale Crater Once Had Drinkable Water

Tabby’s Star: a Gigantic Planet or a Planet With Rings

Strange cosmic radio burst pinned down to giant stellar nursery [Charles Chandler said Gamma Ray Bursters & Supernovas Occur during Star Birth]

Looking for Alien Megastructures

The ‘chirp’ of gravitational waves passing through Earth

Study estimates amount of water needed to carve Martian valleys

Past ‘Water Worlds’ of Venus & Mars

ALMA returns to boomerang nebula: Companion star provides chilling power of 'coldest object in the universe'

Mini-flares potentially jeopardize habitability of planets circling red dwarf stars

Meteorites from Moon and Mars show uneven pressures of formation

New confirmation of Einstein's General Theory of Relativity

The largest virtual universe ever simulated

Hubble applauds waltzing brown dwarfs

Failed star orbits a dead star every 71 minutes

Jurassic Park will never exist

Mummy DNA shows that ancients most closely related to people of Israel, Lebanon, and Syria

Subterranean World of Ancient Turkey: Hittites?

Evidence of 4,000-year-old trading post uncovered on Sir Bani Yas Island

Artifacts of ancient Americans show civilization more advanced than thought

For 4,500 years, Stone Age humans returned to this mysterious cave

Remnants of Mother Language from the Last Ice Age

Earliest directly dated rock paintings from southern Africa

5,000 Years of Native American Moundbuilding
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:36 pm


Robots will be more useful if they are made to lack confidence

‘Miracle material’ to end cracked smart devices

Self-Replicating 3D Printers Could Build Moon Bases

After a cardiac arrest, the fastest way to send help is on a flying drone

The Pentagon's new 'kinetic energy projectile' weapon is essentially a weaponized meteor strike

Michelin's concept airless tire comes wrapped in 'rechargeable' 3D-printed treads

Securing the world's longest floating bridge against strong wind

Scientists use simple materials to create semi-soft robots

Breakthrough technology makes batteries safe and sustainable

Clean energy stored in electric vehicles to power buildings

Wireless charging of moving electric vehicles overcomes major hurdle

'Magic' alloy could spur next generation of solar cells

Electrolytes made from liquefied gas enable batteries to run at ultra-low temperatures

Batteries that "drink" seawater could power long-range underwater vehicles [to attack us?]

Company wants to recycle used rockets into deep-space habitats



Clouds of Alcohol in Space

Reduce fear of death using virtual reality to induce an out-of-body experience

Particle Accelerators to View Fossil Poop

To unearth 'eighth wonder of the world' in New Zealand

Signs of past mega-quakes show wide-ranging implications of major rupture on California's San Andreas fault

Signal from 1977 was generated by a comet

Our sun probably has an evil twin called Nemesis [I doubt it]

Electric Jupiter and its many surprises

Deep-space travel, colonization may rely on genetically engineered life forms [No, stars are closer than they think]

Planet is ‘hotter than most stars’

Life might have a shot on planets orbiting dim red stars

Earth Could Face A Grave Asteroid Threat This Autumn

The mystery xenon in Earth’s atmosphere came from icy comets

Starting a private nation in space

Extended hard X-ray emission from a galactic nucleus

NASA finds evidence of diverse environments in Curiosity samples on Mars

Galaxy alignments traced back ten billion years

VLA gives new insight into galaxy cluster's spectacular 'mini-halo'

Tides [electric tides] could be source of heat on icy moons

Chaotically magnetized cloud is no place to build a star, or is it?

Astronomers see mysterious nitrogen area in a butterfly-shaped star formation disk

MAVEN's top 10 discoveries at Mars

4,000–year-old Mesopotamian city discovered in Kurdistan

Were Africans the ‘first Americans’?

Did children build the ancient Egyptian city of Amarna?

Scientists discover evidence in the Falklands of the asteroid which caused extinction on Earth 250 million years ago [actually under 5,000 years ago]

Toys and Civilization
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:09 pm


Researchers create a high-temperature device that produces electricity from industrial waste heat

Making hydrogen fuel from humid air

New form of carbon that’s hard as a rock, yet elastic, like rubber

Scientists make plastic from sugar and carbon dioxide

Scientists discover a 2-D magnet

DC Power Lines Making a Comeback

‘Liquid Light’ Can Bend Around Objects in a Frictionless Flow

Sound waves direct particles to self-assemble, self-heal

New method for 3-D through-wall imaging that utilizes drones and WiFi

Hitachi develops breath analyzer smartphone device with facial recognition

China propels rise of electric ultra-high-performance cars

New design improves performance of flexible wearable electronics

Acoustics to improve virtual reality


Deceleration of runaway electrons paves the way for fusion power

DNA replication filmed for the first time, and it's not what we expected

Were LIGO's gravity wave detections all noise? [Just as we thought]

Earth is overdue for catastrophic asteroid strike [very doubtful]

Unknown, unseen object signalled by warped Kuiper Belt

NASA launches world's lightest & first 3D-printed satellite

Einstein’s ‘Impossible’ Experiment weighing a star Finally Performed

Three experiments that hint at lepton universality

General relativity passes [fake] test at Milky Way’s central black hole

Dead Satellites Could Be Blasted Out of Orbit With Powerful Magnetic Beams

Mystery of the Sun’s Plasma Jets May Finally Be Solved

Bubble-like structure associated with the pulsar PSR J1015−5719

Measuring the magnetic fields on the hottest planets in the galaxy

Rare extreme helium star

Star's birth may have triggered another star birth

Radioactive elements in Cassiopeia A suggest a neutrino-driven explosion

Hubble captures massive dead disk galaxy that challenges theories of galaxy evolution

Scientists uncover origins of the Sun's swirling spicules

Human Society Caused Dead Sea Erosion

Earlier date for ancient UK wooden structures
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jul 02, 2017 9:14 pm


Radio powered by your own sweat hints at future of wearables

New screen coating makes reading in sunlight a lot easier

Ultra-thin camera creates images without lenses

Personalized Exoskeletons

First deployable, walking, soft robot

Eviation Aircraft unveils all-electric plane with 600-mile range

Drone to Plant 100,000 Trees a Day

High-resolution laser X-ray image reveals details not visible with ordinary X-ray imaging

Californians take a shine to solar power

The revolutionary technologies that power and cool the Parker Solar Probe


Human Limitations [corruption?] Could Prevent Us From Advancing in Science; AI Could Help

New form of liquid water discovered

NASA's Opportunity rover may have uncovered an ancient Martian lake

Nobel Laureate physicist Brian Josephson "80%" confident in intelligent design

Do asteroids present the 'greatest challenge' to humanity?

'Nocturnal sun': Zonal waves caused 'bright nights' in ancient times claim scientists

Bizarro comet challenging [miseducated] researchers

Cassini captures rare photos of Saturn's polar 'hexagon' storm

CERN's Large Hadron Collider: Unprecedented number of particles reached in record time

Why Is the Speed of Light So Slow?

The hunt is on for gravity waves

Giant ‘Mirror’ Planets Found in First-of-Its-Kind Experiment

Magnetic memories of a metal world

Is the Universe Conscious? [It is consciousness]

The shapes of galaxies

Artificial brain helps Gaia catch speeding stars

Arp 299: Galactic Goulash

Galaxy NGC 1132 has a disturbed hot halo

The stable retrograde orbit of the Bee-Zed asteroid explained

The first galaxies were even more violent than expected

Prebiotic atmosphere discovered on accretion disk of baby star

Juno spacecraft to fly over Jupiter's Great Red Spot July 10

Amazon Rain Forest May Have Once Been a Giant Marine Lake

How an ostrich halted plans for a real-life Jurassic Park

Volcanic eruptions triggered dawn of the dinosaurs [nope]

This Volcano-Shaped Pyramid in Peru Has Experts Stumped

The Spiritual Center of Taxila: One-time Jerusalem and Alexandria of the Buddhist World

Archaeologists unearth prehistoric ritual area around Bryn Celli Ddu, UK

Scientists throw light on mysterious ice age temperature jumps

5,000-Year-Old ‘Billboard’ of Hieroglyphs Contains a Cosmic Message

Making Cents of Currency’s Ancient Rise
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:02 am


*China drone king turns to farming

Freshwater from salt water using only solar energy

Electrocaloric refrigerator offers alternative way to cool everything from food to computers

Moisture-responsive ‘robots’ crawl with no external power source

Your body is a big battery and scientists want to power gadgets with it

First battery-free cellphone makes calls by harvesting ambient power

Facebook tests internet-beaming drones

Rediscovering Roman concrete: Still better than ours, 2000 years later

Lunar robots deployed on Mount Etna to prepare for future landings on Mars and moon

Custom-made clothes for all within reach says top designer

Elon Musk's Tesla to build world's largest battery in Australia

Google's 'moonshot' factory spins off geothermal unit for residential energy

Forget Coal: Asteroid Mining Is Coming Sooner Than You Think


World’s brightest laser sparks new behavior in light

European ice sheet collapse caused chaos

Study reports temperature adjustments account for 'nearly all of the warming' in climate data

Physicist wants to find out if the entire universe is conscious

CERN discovers subatomic particle with double dose of 'charm'

Something big with Mars-to-Earth-mass is warping the outer solar system

Asteroid Impact With Earth In 2036 ‘Can’t Be Ruled Out’

300-Foot-Wide 3,000-year-old Ancient Altar Excavated in China

Animals, not drought, shaped our ancestors’ environment

Ice Age Hyenas Left Clues About These Ancient Human Sites

DNA Solves 200-Year-Old Mystery of Weird Ice Age Creature

Turkish site reveals more evidence of neolithic ‘skull cult’

Prehistoric Fish Trap and Petroglyphs Found on Kodiak Island

Previously unknown extinction of marine megafauna discovered [probably misdated from the Great Flood]

Genetic evidence from the South Caucasus region shows surprising long-term stability

Researchers document early, permanent human settlement in Andes

5,000-year-old Graveyard of taller people Found in China
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:17 pm


Spiky ferrofluid thrusters can move satellites

Biodegradable cleaning products and eco-friendly plastics from mushroom waste

Transformer robots can be printed on demand in just 13 minutes

Electric glove translates sign language into text messages in real-time to help deaf people communicate

Chemists invent technology for making animated 3-D table-top objects by structuring light

Researchers in China have teleported a photon from the ground to a satellite orbiting more than 500 kilometers above

Chinese researchers just teleported the first object from the ground to Earth's orbit

China tests self-sustaining space station

Conductive electrodes are key to fast-charging batteries

Dutch project tests floating cities

Flying cars and no more pilots in flight revolution

Self-fueling boat sets off from Paris on 6-year world trip

This gecko-inspired robot could help solve our space debris dilemma


Huge explosion rocks Arctic tundra leaving 165ft deep new crater in northern Russia

Physicists transmit data via Earth-to-space quantum entanglement

Tabby's Star's missing flux may be due to internal blockage

75,000-mile-wide spot on the sun could knock out communications satellites and cause blackouts on Earth

Stunning detail of Jupiter's mysterious Great Red Spot

Astronomers find star that could not possibly be any smaller

Slow earthquakes occur continuously in the Alaska-Aleutian subduction zone

Strong solar flare erupts from sunspot

The mysterious planet hiding out at the edge of the solar system

Gravitational lens discovery: One of the brightest distant galaxies

Gravity is an electrical phenomenon?

Our young moon’s supersonic winds made waves in its magma ocean

Musical sun reduces range of magnetic activity

Solar minimum is coming

X-rays Coming from Pluto

Mars covered in toxic chemicals that can wipe out living organisms

Mars’ Two-Faces and Moons Could Result from an Early [or recent] Cataclysmic Impact

Space farms will feed astronauts and earthlings

Astronomers discover binary star in the NGC 2632 cluster

Cosmic 'dust factory' reveals clues to how stars are born

Y-type Brown dwarf stars

Chandra peers into a nurturing cloud

Study finds our Sun is like other stars

Shedding light on galaxy rotation secrets

Researchers describe one of the most massive large-scale structures in the universe

Planets like earth may have had muddy origins

Buried in Beads 4,000 Years Ago, This Chiefly Family Lives Again

In a Lost Baby Tooth, Scientists Find Ancient Denisovan DNA

Fossil sheds light on bird evolution after [recent] asteroid strike

Ancient ‘House of the Dead’ discovered in Wiltshire
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jul 23, 2017 5:07 pm


Genetically Engineered Yeast Soak Up Heavy Metal Pollution [but what eats the GMO yeast?]

Wearable electronics

3D-printed Int-Ball is a robotic camera drone floating in the ISS

US government seeking to create shape-changing robots for humans to wear

Censorship and tyranny over the mind: The failure of peer-review

Cell phones are about to become more powerful than you could imagine

Watch Su-35 Russian fighter jet's stunning flight maneuvers at MAKS 2017 (VIDEO)

Ultra-high-contrast digital sensing

Team develops fast, cheap method to make supercapacitor electrodes for electric cars, high-powered lasers

Japanese engineers develop headset-less VR system

Robot can inspect water or gas pipes from the inside to find leaks long before they become catastrophic

Making lab equipment on the cheap [3D printed]

Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuel

Strengthening 3-D printed parts for real-world use

3-D printing sweeps toy manufacturing off the shelves

Telescope design promises to revolutionize amateur astronomy


Scientists Store Film Clip in DNA

Robotic landers could start mining the moon as early as 2020

NASA's Van Allen Probes mission analyzing eerie whistling sounds coming from space

Mismanagement, not 'climate change', caused Adelaide summer blackouts

Scientists tune in to 'peculiar' radio signals from a star 11 light-years away

Space experts baffled during House testimony after Dana Rohrabacher asks if civilizations lived on Mars

SpaceX ending development of propulsive landings for Dragon spacecraft missions to Mars over safety concerns

California scientists catch glimpse of hypothesized self-annihilating particle for first time

Study suggests Mars volcano went dormant around same time dinosaurs went extinct [about 5,000 years ago]

The Sun might be slowing its magnetic activity

Uranus May Have Odd, Strobe-Like Magnetic Field

There’s Growing Evidence That Pluto’s Largest Moon Had a Massive Ocean

Basic Assumptions of Physics Might Require the Future to Influence the Past

Ancient, massive asteroid impact could explain Martian geological mysteries

NASA reveals a mysterious ‘energy trap’ at the center of our galaxy

New breakthrough discovery—every quantum particle travels backwards

Astronomers measure detailed chemical abundances of 158 stars in a nearby dwarf galaxy

NASA Neutron star [pulsar] mission begins science operations

Evidence of impacts that structured the Milky Way galaxy

New research opens the way to understand life on Mars through meteorites

Scientists get best measure of star-forming material in galaxy clusters in early universe

New ways developed to see the formation of stars in the Milky Way

Superluminous supernova marks the death of a star at cosmic high noon

Ancient City of Mohenjo Daro

Sea cave preserves 5,000-year snapshot of tsunamis

Did human women contribute to Neanderthal genomes over 200,000 years ago?

Dog domestication happened just once, ancient DNA study suggests

Australian dig finds evidence of Aboriginal habitation up to 80,000 years ago

T Rex could not have outrun a speedy human, scientists conclude

The Solution to the 5,500-year-old Mesopotamian Clay Ball Enigma

Tutankhamun’s Scarab Brooch Was Born of a 28-Million-Year Old Comet Strike

Genetic study reveals ancestry of Madagascar people
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:03 pm


Marine biofilms and anti-fouling coatings to stop marine growth on ship hulls

This New electrode design Could Let Phones And Electric Cars Charge in Seconds

Energy-harvesting bracelet could power wearable electronics

A robot delivered my dinner from a restaurant to my home

World gears up for electric cars despite bumps in road

Researchers seek to improve solar cell technology using new materials and nanowires


Big, Dangerous Comets Are More Common Than Previously Thought

Could spraying particles into marine clouds help cool the planet? [Yeah, we need another ice age]

Spectacular CME blasts from the farside of the sun

Ocean of water beneath moon's surface could help create human colony

Is a cyclic cosmology lurking in LIGO gravitational-wave detector noise?

Secretive Saturn: New Cassini data upends existing theories

New comet, Nova in Scutum constellation

Scientific expedition to unlock secrets of 'lost continent' Zealandia

Study shows [fantasy] quantum tunneling takes time

CubeSats (miniature spacecraft) Swarm Earth Orbit

Scientists observe gravitational anomaly on Earth

Lawbreaking Particles May Point to a Previously Unknown Force in the Universe

‘Angel particle’ which is both matter and anti-matter discovered

Are Mars’ Trojan Asteroids Pieces of the Red Planet?

More hints of Martian hot springs

Yes, ancient civilizations on Mars sound crazy; And yet…

Did A Solar-System-Wide Cataclysm Erase Evidence of a Prior Space-Faring Species?

Billions of Rogue Planets without a Home

Big Hole in the Sun Not a Good Thing

United Nations must step in to protect the moon

Smallest satellite ever paves way for planned interstellar fleet

Up to half of the matter in our Milky Way galaxy may come from distant galaxies

Building blocks of life on Saturn’s moon Titan

Life evolves adaptions to microgravity

Astronomers have discovered three different populations of baby stars within the Orion Nebula Cluster

Gravitational dance between two galaxies in our local neighbourhood

Astrophysicists map out the light energy contained within the Milky Way

Scientists unveil new 3-D view of galaxies

We may have cracked the mystery of Stonehenge

Excavations in Turkey’s southeast reveal 10,000-year-old belief in afterlife

Strange Siberian Mummies Found Bound in Copper

Identifying major transitions in human cultural evolution

300 million-year-old ‘modern’ beetle from Australia causing astonishment

The goldsmith’s tomb in Ancient Egypt

Study disproves the Bible’s suggestion that the ancient Canaanites were wiped out

The Maya Controversy: Startling New Evidence for an Antediluvian People who Influenced the World
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Aug 06, 2017 7:41 pm


Five technologies that could shape the future
1. Smart homes
2. Virtual secretaries
3. AI doctors
4. Care robots
5. Flying warehouses and self-driving cars

Transhumanism Tech

Something new to be paranoid about: Tiny camera disguised as a screw

100x faster, 10x cheaper: 3D metal printing is about to go mainstream

Can Ford fix New York City’s transportation crisis with a crowdsourced shuttle bus?

Making clothes from milk

Hyperloop startup says superfast rail a reality

World's largest floating solar farm in China

Moscow's futuristic bridge


Chinese government finds hundreds of researchers guilty of engaging in peer-review fraud scam

Project to clone extinct woolly mammoth

New images from Alaska's seafloor suggest high tsunami danger

As we approach solar minimum, cosmic ray flux continues upward trend

Keck telescope twilight observations reveal huge storm on Neptune

Five years on Mars: NASA releases time lapse of Curiosity driving

A new theory in the ball lightning mystery

Why humans find faulty robots more likeable

Evidence mounts for an ocean on early Venus

Sun’s core rotates four times faster than its surface

Clues emerge in mystery of flickering quasars

The Man Finding Stardust on Earth

Hubble detects exoplanet with glowing water atmosphere

First Spectral Fingerprints of Antimatter

New Clues to Universe’s Structure

Quasars may answer how starburst galaxies were extinguished

The outer galaxy

Astronomers discover 'heavy metal' supernova

Gallium in lunar samples explains loss of moon's easily vaporized elements

Chandra observations provide insights about young stellar cluster NGC 3293

New clue to solving the mystery of the Sun's hot atmosphere

New work offers fresh evidence supporting the supernova shock wave theory of our Solar System's origin

Astronomers identify oldest known asteroid family

540 million [or 4,000] year old jellyfish fossils in Death Valley

Geologists offer new clues to cause of world’s greatest extinction [4,000 BP]

Dinosaur-era plant found alive in North America

The Hall of Records, Resurrected: Researchers Say the Great Sphinx is Older Than Believed – and it ‘Guards’ a Hidden Chamber

46 Prehistoric Sites with Paleolakes Discovered in ‘Green Arabia’

World’s oldest known stone bracelet: 70,000[or 4,000]-year-old bangle suggests our ancestors were far more sophisticated than thought

Animal Images In Prehistoric Rock Art

Ancient DNA Reveals Genetic History Of Early Civilizations

Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh May Be the 1st Known ‘Giant’

Compelling Argument for Lost High Technology in Ancient Egypt
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Aug 13, 2017 8:26 pm


Making seawater into drinking water with the help of the sun

Scientists Have Created a Synthetic Spider Silk That is Stronger Than Steel

Hydrogen Fuel Could Become a Viable Energy Alternative Thanks to This Aluminium Alloy

How Drones Are Changing Our World

Amazon planning fleets of mobile drone facilities on trains, vehicles, boats

Star Trek's tricorder coming to the market soon

Indian scientists devise a way to extract silver from rice bran

Newest map of universe suggests that nonexistent dark energy may one day tear us apart [Bring it on]

How acoustics can be an early warning system for bridges

Enabling computers to mine databases of patents, inventions and research papers

The Mars Colony of the Future Could Be Powered by This Advanced Microgrid


Secret Room Discovered inside Great Pyramid by Archaeologists Armed With Lasers

Auroras may explain an anomaly in Earth's ionosphere, the Weddell Sea Anomaly

So-called Scientists say 100 million black holes are peppered throughout Milky Way

Chinese study finds 20th century warm periods are not unprecedented during the last 2,000 years

Asteroid will shave past Earth inside Moon's orbit this October

New study of archaic DNA may rewrite story of human evolution

Scientists predict 100ft asteroid slated to pass by Earth will burn up in the atmosphere - They hope

Chinese museum breeds the world's longest stick insect

Chimps have the mentation of a 4 y.o. child

Earth's largest volcanic region two kilometres below Antarctic ice sheet

NASA will wake up New Horizons spacecraft, voyage into mysterious Third Zone - Kuiper Belt

De-jargonizing program helps decode science speak

Artificial Atoms Can Quickly Self-Assemble

Mars’s surface hosts millions of towering dust devils every day

Two potentially habitable ‘super Earths’ are spotted orbiting a sun-like star that is so close to our planet it can be seen with the naked eye

Moon’s magnetic field lasted twice as long as we thought

Scientists closer to explaining why matter persists over antimatter

Chaco Canyon petroglyph may represent ancient total eclipse [or Saturn?]

Comet Responsible for Perseids Could Wipe Out Humanity 2,400 Years From Now

Magnetic fields in massive star formation cores

Massive multiple star system found

Why massive galaxies spin more slowly than their lighter neighbours

Galactic winds push researchers to probe galaxies at unprecedented scale

A starburst with the prospect of gravitational waves

NASA watches the Sun put a stop to its own eruption

Ancient warrior unearthed marching to afterlife

Remains of at least two Late Bronze Age initiation ceremonies

Modern domestic dog has a single geographic origin in Germany

Discovery of biggest dinosaur ever 122 feet long unearthed in Argentina

A loss of oxygen in global ocean seawater xxx years ago led to a mass extinction of marine life

Early humans may have seen a supervolcano explosion up close

Europe’s Early Homo sapiens Ate Mammoth Meat and Plants

Were Modern Humans in Indonesia 73,000 Years Ago?

Faerie Forts and Ringforts in Ireland
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Aug 20, 2017 12:39 pm


Dutch Students Grow Their Own Biodegradable Car

Tesla Just Made a Futuristic 100-Percent Solar Tiny House

German Company Plans to Put a Cellphone Tower on the Moon

Los Angeles Tests Cooling Pavement Paint to Beat Heat

DeLorean Aerospace Working on an Actual Flying Car

Hot Wire Detector Developed for First Responder and Worker Safety

Watch a Drone Herd Cattle Across Open Fields in California

Gas thermochemical fracturing: Russian scientists discover secret to producing six times more oil

Researchers clarify mystery about proposed battery material

Buildings to generate their own power with innovative glass blocks

Severing ties with utilities

Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite

Futuristic Technologies Giving New Life to the Ancient World


Scientific Understanding Matters Now More Than Ever [via the internet I hope]

Why This Year’s Solar Eclipse is Such a Big Deal for Scientists

Nearby supernova colliding into companion star observed

Solar eclipses and tides prove Earth's rotation is slowing down

Largest space rock ever spotted in close proximity to earth will swing by our planet in September

Three DIY ways to see the solar eclipse

What Seismology Tells Us About the Sun

Afraid of the Dark? Why Eclipses Frightened Ancient Civilizations [actually because of cataclysms that occurred with Venus, Mars etc]

Life After Death? Physicists Say Quantum Information Transcends from One World to Another

Astronomers reveal insights into the nature of a distant ultraviolet-bright star

Stardust hitches a ride on meteorites more often than previously thought

NASA studies CubeSat mission to solve Venusian mystery

Radio relic discovered in a low-mass merging galaxy cluster

Astrophysicists explain the mysterious behavior of cosmic rays

Evidence found of white dwarf remnant after supernova

Astrophysicist predicts detached, eclipsing white dwarfs to merge into exotic star [Charles says they're already exotic stars themselves]

Iron Age Hillforts of Wales and Why They May Have Been Built

Most Archaeologists Think First Americans Arrived by Boat and Are Beginning to Prove It

Young Man Finds 4,000 year old Dagger By Accident in Slovakia

Excavation of a Round Mound on the Isle of Man

Exhibition Reveals Stories of America’s Very Own Ancient Earthworks
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Re: Major Sci News Blog

Unread postby Lloyd » Sun Aug 20, 2017 7:49 pm

(I forgot to include the view count in today's blog post above.)
Looks like this blog got promoted. As long as it gets maximum readership, I'm happy.
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